-induced acute kidney injury: comparison of intravenous and intra-arterial administration of iodinated contrast medium
2 mmol/L) or ≥25% above baseline at 72 h after exposure to the contrast medium
In another study performed to investigate the early detection of CIN development following coronary angiography it was observed that CIN developed in 13 out of 150 patients and the increase in NGAL levels in those patients 24 hours after contrast medium
administration was more significant than the increase in creatinine levels.
In vitro experiments on the effect of contrast media on arteries obtained from different animal species showed different responses with respect to contraction/dilatation depending on the type of vessels and animal species; in these studies the contrast medium
was not applied intraluminally .
Toxicology profile of iobitridol, a nonionic low-osmolality contrast medium
17) Three mechanisms viz, direct or indirect haemodynamic effects, direct contrast medium
molecule tubular toxicity, and endogenous biochemical disturbances have been proposed for the pathophysiology of contrast-induced ARF.
12,13) However, the cistern is relatively larger in pigeons than in some other avian species and accommodates a needle for injection of contrast medium
Previous studies have shown that IV contrast medium
increases the severity and mortality in an experimental model of acute pancreatitis in rats.
If a contrast medium
is to be used during your CT scan, your doctor will probably ask you not to eat anything for three or four hours or more before the exam.
Premedication of patients for prior urticarial reaction to iodinated contrast medium
Weiss, "Removal of contrast medium
from the coronary sinus during coronary angiography: feasibility of a simple and available technique for the prevention of nephropathy," Cardiovascular Revascularization Medicine, vol.
Tokyo, Japan, Apr 26, 2006 - (JCN) - Meiji Dairies and Kyowa Hakko Kogyo have obtained approval for BOTHDEL Oral Solution, an oral MRI contrast medium
for the gastrointestinal tract, from the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare.